World Cup 2022 qualifiers: Uruguay vs Argentina prediction and betting tips (November 12)
Argentina have a good win record against Uruguay with four wins and a draw in the last five meetings. Uruguay are without a win in their last three games. Can they bounce back with a win in this tie?
Paulo Dybala (Argentina) is set to make his return to national team
by   Paul Awoniyi

Argentina travel to Uruguay for their World Cup qualifiers match.

The match is scheduled to start at 6:00 p.m. ET on Friday, 12 November 2021. The game time by GMT is 11:00 p.m. on Frid, November 12. The match venue is Estadio Campeon del Siglo, Montevideo, Uruguay.

Betting tips and match predictions for the Uruguay vs Argentina (November 12) game are analyzed in this article. Coming up next is a preview of the latest betting odds, key stats, team news and projected starting lineups.

Uruguay vs Argentina (November 12) latest betting odds

Uruguay to win odds are valued at 3.20 (+220 American; 11/5 Fractional), the odds for a draw are valued at 3.10 (+210; 21/10), while Argentina to win odds are valued at 2.30 (+130; 13/10).

The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Uruguay — 30%, draw — 30%, Argentina — 40%.

Latest betting odds on Uruguay vs Argentina (12 November 2021):

  • Over 2.5 goals — 2.45 (+145; 29/20)
  • Under 2.5 goals — 1.64 (-156; 25/39)
  • Asian handicap (0.0, +0.5) on Uruguay — 1.83 (-120; 5/6)
  • Asian handicap (0.0, -0.5) on Argentina — 2.02 (+102; 51/50)
  • Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.95 (-105; 20/21)
  • Both teams to score (No) — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)

Uruguay vs Argentina (November 12) match preview and statistics

Uruguay have failed to win any of their last three games, with two losses and a draw. They are fifth in the qualifiers table with 16 points and a -3 goal difference. Brazil thrashed them 4-1 in their last match.

Neymar gave Brazil the lead in the 10th minute with a simple finish after receiving a lovely pass from Fred. Raphinha doubled the lead in the 18th minute from the rebound. He scored the third goal and bagged a brace in the 58th minute placing it to the far corner, assisted by Neymar.

Luis Suarez pulled one back in the 77th minute from the free-kick spot, 25 yards out with a low powerful strike into the far corner. Gabriel Barbosa scored the fourth goal and sealed the win in the 83rd minute with a header into the back of the net, assisted by Neymar with a cross.

The Sky Blues didn’t have top performance in the game, with 45% possession, five total shots and three chances. They didn’t create any big chances and had only three shots on target.

Uruguay team news: Edinson Cavani, Sebastian Coates, Matias Vina, Federico Valverde, Nicolas de la Cruz and Darwin Nunez are unavailable for the game.

Argentina are second in the table with 25 points and a +13 goal difference. They maintain their unbeaten run and have four wins with a draw in their last five games. La Albiceleste beat Peru 1-0 in their last match.

Lautaro Martinez scored the winning goal on the stroke of halftime with a powerful header from the right side to the side of the net, assisted by Nahuel Molina with a cross. They had 68% possession, seven total shots, 90% pass accuracy, seven chances, one big chance, 12 fouls conceded and 609 accurate passes.

Lionel Scaloni’s men hope to make it three consecutive wins in this match.

Argentina team news: per multiple reports, Paulo Dybala will take Lionel Messi’s spot, while Messi might play only a few minutes in this match.

Uruguay vs Argentina H2H

Argentina haven’t lost to Uruguay in their last six meetings with four wins and two draws. They won 3-0 in their last meeting. Lautaro Martinez, Rodrigo De Paul and Lionel Messi were the goalscorers.

Uruguay vs Argentina (November 12) key players and lineups

Uruguay projected starting lineup:

  • Fernando Muslera
  • Nahitan Nandez
  • Jose Maria Gimenez
  • Diego Godin
  • Ronald Araujo
  • Rodrigo Bentancur
  • Matias Vecino
  • Lucas Torreira
  • Gaston Pereiro
  • Luis Suarez
  • Facundo Torres

The key player to watch out for is Ronald Araujo. He has been dropping top performances at the back for Barcelona this season. Looking forward to a top performance from the centre-back.

Argentina projected starting lineup:

  • Emiliano Martinez
  • Nahuel Molina
  • Cristian Romero
  • Nicolas Otamendi
  • Marcos Acuna
  • Rodrigo De Paul
  • Leandro Paredes
  • Guido Rodriguez
  • Paulo Dybala
  • Lautaro Martinez
  • Angel Di Maria

The key player to watch out for is Paulo Dybala. He is set to make his return for the national team in this match. You should watch out for a key performance from the Juventus forward.

Uruguay vs Argentina (November 12) betting tips and prediction

Argentina are poised to win this game. They are in top form and have won each of their last two games. Uruguay are not at their best at the moment, having lost their last two matches. The Argentines are unbeaten in nine away games and have a good record against Uruguay, with four wins and a draw. There’s a high chance Lionel Scaloni’s team will win this match.

Betting prediction: Asian handicap (0.0, -0.5) on Argentina

Odds: 2.02 (+102 American; 51/50 Fractional)

Betting prediction: Over 1.5 goals

Odds: 1.50 (-200 American; 1/2 Fractional)

Soccer FIFA World Cup 2022 . CONMEBOL qualifiers. Matchday 6
Uruguay — Argentina

Asian handicap (0.0, -0.5) on Argentina